elastration

noun

elas·​tra·​tion
-ˈstrāshən
plural -s
: bloodless castration (as of a lamb) by fitting a strong rubber band about the scrotum

Word History

Etymology

blend of elastic entry 2 and castration

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“Elastration.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/elastration. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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